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  • Coral Carmichael: Yes, a very interesting speech. Question: Why do Australians keep voting for parties which continue to destroy Australian jobs and Australia's economic base? (17 hours, 25 minutes ago)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: This is the best speech that I have heard Bob Katter give. It sums up why neither major parties are fit to have a single member in Parliament Andrew Jackson apjackson@hotkey.net.au (2 days, 10 hours ago)
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  • Andrew Simmons: The 'article' referenced by Nick Champion appears to be a blog post by Joshua Kurlantzick, that begins with "Important: The views expressed on this blog are my own" ... (6 days, 23 hours ago)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: This is good news where there is so much that is not good news for our environment is happening. Especially our koalas. (1 week ago)
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  • Deirdre Ryan: trains in Japan & other places use the over the current rail tracks areas to build rail tracks for fast speed trains. The sound of the current Australian trains passing by, is far worse than the... (1 week, 2 days ago)
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  • Dwight Walker: I have seen NBN rollout in Caboolture in February 2015. It will assist IT businesses prosper and get customers from other parts of Australia or overseas. Caboolture has high unemployment so... (1 week, 2 days ago)
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  • William Boeder: I wonder how it is that this brash over-bearing and blustering Senator Eric Abetz does not already know that America is currently the Worlds most frequent creator of military offensives? America... (2 weeks, 5 days ago)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: The Speaker may have evicted 300 times. From what I have seen she has been more than patient and needs to increase her ejection rate until the message gets through. MR Burke should be sent... (3 weeks ago)
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  • Deirdre Ryan: NO mention of the Cleric being held responsible. This reminds me of former Minster Amanda Vanstone (lawyer) who was the Liberal Immigration Minister (Howard), and who had NO idea that... (3 weeks ago)
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  • Benton : What a beautiful tribute to a distinguished and humble Senator. (3 weeks, 1 day ago)
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  • William Boeder: Why is it so that Senator Eric Abetz speaks in such a contemptible manner towards Senators that are not members of the Liberal National coalition? I have spent a number of years noting the... (3 weeks, 1 day ago)
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  • Kay Spurr: What is missing from this debate is that it is not the Government that is selling off land to foreign investors but the farmers themselves. So, the Nationals will stop Australian farmers from... (3 weeks, 1 day ago)
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  • Robert Ashman: Why did the Member for Gippsland totally ignore the aniversary of the Bushfires that devestated the Erinundra National Park, the same fire that the LNP Victorian Government REFUSED to fight? (3 weeks, 1 day ago)
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  • Wendy Perkins: I had the unfortunate experience of letting John Brickwood take control of my business in 1997 - he sent me to the wall! Wendy Perkins (3 weeks, 4 days ago)
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  • Margaret-Rose STRINGER: Tanya, you missed an opportunity they the LNP most certainly wouldn't've - that of remarking upon the LNP'S deal with the Greens. Because, after all, this is the guvmint that was scarifying about... (8 January 2015)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Good to see that the PM is not Dam phobic. Why then has he not dammed a river. He like the rest of the Liberal are as unwilling to build dams as the anti-human Greens. Abbott's lack of... (30 December 2014)
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  • Jane Russ: Yes Happy day and thanks to all who support and enable people with mixed abilities to have much fuller and more satisfying lives. God Bless you All. (17 December 2014)
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  • Vicki Stebbins: I didn't read Senator Muir said this "...Tonight we saw children on Christmas Island being handed the phone number of Senator Muir..." you need to put a link to where this was actually said, or... (6 December 2014)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Good to see an ex-DLP Senator reverting to DLP position on Refugees. Remember that both ALP and Liberals were hostile to Vietnamese Refugees and ALP was to a great extent hostile to Post World... (6 December 2014)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: That's very much giving overtly and removing covertly. More has been removed and what has been removed is more important than what has been given. A common ploy of government. We need... (4 December 2014)
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  • Mark Duffett: "rush of blood to his head"? Defence say they want subs with the performance characteristics of nuclear subs, so nuclear subs is what they should get! Trying to get this performance with... (27 November 2014)
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  • Meredith Doig: Mmmm ... interesting. I did not know Milton Friedman was in favour of equal marriage, but on reflection, it makes sense. Thank you for pointing this out. Thank you also for this sensible... (26 November 2014)
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  • Margaret Neal: And the biggest insult is that 1233ABC Newcastle listeners will have Sydney's James Valentine inflicted on us - and no doubt, guff about Macquarie Street goings on, which many of us left Sydney... (25 November 2014)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Bob Day says Question time is very important to crossbenchers. Does this mean his concern for Question time exceeds his concerns for Family Superannuation? I have on occasions previously... (24 November 2014)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: THe previous Greens Leader Senator Brown just about got thrown out of the Senate when President Bush spoke to a meeting of Parliament. However when a true totalitarian leader addresses Parliament... (19 November 2014)
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